Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane has mentioned Manchester Metropolis want extra of an attacking menace after Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool.
Gabriel Jesus rescued a degree for Metropolis after Mohamed Salah had equalised from the penalty spot, however Pep Guardiola’s males arguably ought to have gained the sport after lacking numerous key possibilities.
Kevin de Bruyne blazed a spot-kick broad close to the tip of the primary half earlier than Jesus missed a golden likelihood to seal victory, failing to divert Joao Cancelo’s cross in the direction of objective after the interval.
Keane opined after the match that whereas Metropolis are a pleasure to look at, they’re lacking a continuing objective menace that Jesus and Sergio Aguero fail to ship.
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Regardless of the latter not being concerned in Sunday’s draw as he continues his restoration from harm, the United legend questioned his perspective, saying the Argentinian striker hardly ever returns from a spell on the sidelines wanting ‘like a lean, imply combating machine’.
“I believe the massive fear for Metropolis is that they’re at all times sensible to look at they usually management most video games however that lack of objectives, the shortage of objective menace within the workforce,” Keane instructed Sky Sports activities.
“Speaking about Aguero to return again however when he got here again from his final harm, he appeared like he was nonetheless carrying a little bit of weight and also you’re questioning whether or not he has bought that little bit of starvation and need.
Manchester Metropolis took on Liverpool within the greatest match of the season to date.
Pep Guardiola’s males have been determined to regain the Premier League title, however the champions had already positioned themselves on the high of the desk, and Sunday’s crunch on the Etihad Stadium – even so early within the season – was essential to their probabilities of difficult for the crown.
The guests went forward early by means of Mo Salah’s penalty, however Gabriel Jesus’ chic flip and end introduced Metropolis degree. Kevin De Bruyne’s missed penalty may have given Metropolis the three factors, however the match resulted in a high-quality 1-1 draw.
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“If he comes again, he picks up one other harm. I’d wish to see what he’s doing in his restoration as a result of he doesn’t come again like a lean, imply combating machine and Jesus, you may’t hold your hat on him, so a giant concern for Metropolis is the shortage of objectives.”
Metropolis will face a troublesome take a look at towards Tottenham in a fortnight’s time as they give the impression of being to return to successful methods after the worldwide break.